Liz Nolan's Classic Drive

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    Placido Domingo Competition

    World famous tenor Plácido Domingo will make his long awaited return to Ireland on the 31st May 2015 to perform in Dublin’s 3Arena for a very special concert. Liz has a pair of tickets to give away to the concert every day this week and on Friday, she will pick out an overall winner to receive VIP Tickets, an overnight and dinner for two in the Marker Hotel on May 31st. 

    On the night, Placido will be accompanied by conductor Eugene Kohn and world renowned sopranos Angel Blue & Michaela Oeste, performing with the RTE Concert Orchestra. Don’t miss this unique, once in a lifetime opportunity to see a living legend live on stage.

    Liz Nolan's Classic Drive Monday 24 February 2014

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    Liz Nolan's Classic Drive

    The perfect musical soundtrack to your journey home accompanied by news and traffic updates. At 5.40pm, Culture File, Luke Clancy's daily guide to creativity in the world around us
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    Culture File - Teddy Bears at the Ark

    International ursine celebrities from Pooh to Yogi and beyond hit Dublin for the bear exhibition, Teddy Bear Stories, at the Ark.

    Eurovision for the Birds

    Birds have been singing. People have been listening. For thousands of years. Now we want you to record your favourite birdsong in Ireland and email  Classic Drive your MP3 (max 10MB) before Wednesday 6th May. 

    We'll then pick the best recordings and send them to the Eurovision Birdsong Contest. The basic condition for all entries is that they must be your self-made recording, your self-selected find, your self-defined confrontation with the phenomenon of bird calls and birdsong. On 23 May, the day of the Eurovision Song Contest, Radio Oe1 in Austria will present recordings of birds made by radio listeners all over Europe.

    The best contribution will win  a high-quality pair of binoculars worth €1000 provided by Swarovski Optik, So get listening and recording and send us your birdsong. Listen to our sample from West Cork, recorded last year.

     

    Music Played on the Show

    • 16:00
      Title: Piano Sonata No.10 In G Major (2nd Movement) Andante
      Performer(s): Beethoven, Ludwig Van
      Performer(s): Beethoven, Ludwig Van
      Duration: 4:57
    • 16:06
      Title: Jupiter From The Planets
      Performer(s): Holst, Gustav
      Performer(s): Holst, Gustav
      Duration: 8:23
    • 16:15
      Title: Returning Home
      Performer(s): Barry, John
      Performer(s): Barry, John
      Duration: 4:27
    • 16:22
      Title: Brandenburg Concerto No.5 (3rd Movement) Allegro
      Performer(s): Bach, J S
      Performer(s): Bach, J S
      Duration: 5:19
    • 16:27
      Title: Beobile - Pizzicato
      Performer(s): Waldteufel, Emile
      Performer(s): Waldteufel, Emile
      Duration: 1:56
    • 16:33
      Title: Morning, From Peer Gynt Suite No.1
      Performer(s): Grieg, Edvard
      Performer(s): Grieg, Edvard
      Duration: 4:19
    • 16:38
      Title: Portraits Of Country Fiddlers -The Fiddler's Favourite Tune
      Performer(s): Nordgren, Pehr Henrik
      Performer(s): Nordgren, Pehr Henrik
      Duration: 4:23
    • 16:43
      Title: Moment Musicaux
      Performer(s): Schubert, Franz
      Performer(s): Schubert, Franz
      Duration: 2:24
    • 16:46
      Title: Valse Oubliée In F Sharp Major
      Performer(s): Franz Liszt
      Performer(s): Franz Liszt
      Duration: 2:59
    • 16:50
      Title: Et In Terra Pax
      Performer(s): Vivaldi, Antonio
      Performer(s): Vivaldi, Antonio
      Duration: 5:39
    • 16:57
      Title: Symphony In E Flat Op6 No.2 (2nd Movement) Andante
      Performer(s): Gyrowetz, Adalbert
      Performer(s): Gyrowetz, Adalbert
      Duration: 4:57
    • 17:02
      Title: Symphony In E Flat Op6 No.2 (3rd Movement) Allegretto
      Performer(s): Gyrowetz, Adalbert
      Performer(s): Gyrowetz, Adalbert
      Duration: 3:59
    • 17:07
      Title: Cello Sonata No. 1 In D Minor, Op 109 (I) Allegro Deciso
      Performer(s): Faure, Gabriel
      Performer(s): Faure, Gabriel
      Duration: 5:53
    • 17:13
      Title: Prologue From Jfk
      Performer(s): Williams, John
      Performer(s): Williams, John
      Duration: 4:17
    • 17:18
      Title: Musette Svaria Sulla Bocca Viva
      Performer(s): Leoncavallo, Ruggero
      Performer(s): Leoncavallo, Ruggero
      Duration: 2:09
    • 17:22
      Title: Soldiers' Chorus From Faust
      Performer(s): Gounod, Charles
      Performer(s): Gounod, Charles
      Duration: 3:33
    • 17:25
      Title: Salut D'Amour Op12
      Performer(s): Elgar, Edward
      Performer(s): Elgar, Edward
      Duration: 3:16
    • 17:33
      Title: Serenade For Strings (2nd Movement) Waltz
      Performer(s): Tchaikovsky, Pyotr Ilyich
      Performer(s): Tchaikovsky, Pyotr Ilyich
      Duration: 4:30
    • 17:37
      Title: Gtr Son In E K32
      Performer(s): Scarlatti, Domenico
      Performer(s): Scarlatti, Domenico
      Duration: 2:29
    • 17:48
      Title: Teddy Bears' Picnic
      Performer(s): Kennedy/Bratton
      Performer(s): Kennedy/Bratton
      Duration: 3:08
    • 17:58
      Title: The Little Train Of The Caipira
      Performer(s): Villa-Lobos, Heiter
      Performer(s): Villa-Lobos, Heiter
      Duration: 5:13
    • 18:04
      Title: Rain Dance
      Performer(s): Jenkins, Karl
      Performer(s): Jenkins, Karl
      Duration: 4:09
    • 18:08
      Title: Cinco Danzas Breves - Dance V - Presto
      Performer(s): Lavista, Mario
      Performer(s): Lavista, Mario
      Duration: 3:11
    • 18:12
      Title: Children's Corner - Movement Iv - The Snow Is Dancing
      Performer(s): Debussy, Claude
      Performer(s): Debussy, Claude
      Duration: 2:44
    • 18:17
      Title: Symphonie Espagnole (1st Movement) Allegro Non Troppo
      Performer(s): Lalo, Edouard
      Performer(s): Lalo, Edouard
      Duration: 8:47
    • 18:26
      Title: Jota
      Performer(s): Falla, Manuel De
      Performer(s): Falla, Manuel De
      Duration: 3:52
    • 18:33
      Title: River Waltz
      Performer(s): Desplat, Alexandre
      Performer(s): Desplat, Alexandre
      Duration: 2:40
    • 18:36
      Title: On Leaving (5th Movement) Restrainedly
      Performer(s): Grigorjeva, Galina
      Performer(s): Grigorjeva, Galina
      Duration: 4:29
    • 18:40
      Title: Finding Neverland - Impossible Opening
      Performer(s): Kaczmarek, Jan A. P.
      Performer(s): Kaczmarek, Jan A. P.
      Duration: 3:55
    • 18:45
      Title: A Child's Prayer
      Performer(s): Macmillan, James
      Performer(s): Macmillan, James
      Duration: 4:27
    • 18:50
      Title: Pno Concerto No.2 In Fmin Op21 (3rd Movement) Allegro Vivace
      Performer(s): Chopin, Frederic
      Performer(s): Chopin, Frederic
      Duration: 8:42

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